Preparation For Direct Bargaining With In-Flight Management

Date:    December 26, 2018 To:       Horizon Flight Attendants From:   Ed Hawes, Tanya Phillips, Joelle Fuhrman RE:       Preparation for direct bargaining with In-Flight Management Your Negotiation Team met in Seattle, December 10th-13th, to conduct a comprehensive review of the Flight Attendant Negotiation Survey results and to draft our initial contract opener. This opener will be presented to the Master Executive […]

GEG Hotel Update

Recent Developments at the GEG Ruby River Hotel   Dear Horizon Air Flight Attendants: It has come to our attention that the Pilot’s Union (IBT) has filed a grievance regarding the selection of the Ruby River as the crew hotel in GEG. What you may not realize is that additionally, our MEC Hotel Chair Jane […]

De-stress Your Holidays

De-Stress Your Holidays The holidays can be fun, but they also can be a source of great stress. Below are some common holiday stressors and suggestions for managing them. How Can You Deal With Difficult Family Interactions During the Holidays? Being realistic is the first step. Family dynamics typically revert to historic patterns when families […]

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Disruptive Behaviors

What is disruptive behavior? Disruptive behavior is any inappropriate behavior, confrontation, or conflict, ranging from verbal abuse to any inappropriate action, whether physical or sexual. Disruptive behavior can cause strong psychological and emotional feelings that can challenge the safety of others and the community. Disruptive behavior amongst crewmembers can impact good crew resource management (CRM). […]

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2 Hot 2 Cold?

Do you sweat or freeze in the airplane cabin? Download our App to report it! Today, the FAA and the DOT have no operating requirements for cabin temperatures. As a result, in the summer, cabins can get too hot; in the winter, they can get too cold. If it’s too hot, crew and passengers can […]

~UPDATE~ Negotiation Prep

Dear Fellow Flight Attendants, Wanted to give everyone an update from the Negotiations Committee. We’d like to say “Thank You” to everyone that took the survey. The committee met on Monday of this week (November 5th) in Portland and we covered the following areas: * Discussed the survey results and determined the negotiation priorities * […]

Premium Pay Text Day Drop Availability

Memorandum To:  All Horizon Air Flight Attendants From: Horizon AFA Master Executive Council Date: October 31, 2018 In July, management informed AFA that they were going to try out single day trip drop availability by the existing premium pay (PP) text method as an added feature to the eCrew/AIMS trip trading system.  At that time your […]